Ina Garten’s Delicious Barefoot Contessa Chicken Recipe Is an ‘Easy’ Weeknight Dinner ‘But Special Enough for Company’

Ina Garten has a variety of foolproof chicken recipes that make quick weeknight meals but she says her chicken with shallots recipe really checks all the boxes. It’s an easy recipe but it’s “special enough for company” so you can put it on your dinner party menu.

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Ina Garten’s chicken with shallots recipe is an easy meal

While demonstrating the chicken with shallots recipe on her Barefoot Contessa cooking show, Garten explained that it’s “easy but special enough for company.”

The recipe only has a handful of ingredients and doesn’t require much

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PT’s Coffee history, Topeka company among best coffee roasters in U.S.

Topeka-based PT’s Coffee and its owners have grown up with today’s coffee industry.

According to co-owner Jeff Taylor, PT’s story starts in the early 1990s when he moved back to Topeka from Lewistown, Idaho, where he would often visit a coffee cart down the street from his workplace.

Upon his return to Topeka, Taylor noticed a lack of specialty coffees and coffee shops in the capital city — so he decided to change that.

“I got to a point where it just dawned on me,” Taylor said, “if no one else was going to do it, I’ll open a coffee

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How Lowrider Cookie Company bakes up sweet treats for the Seattle area and beyond

ALMOST EVERY BAKERY sells cookies, but it’s the rare spot that specializes in them. If anything, building a business on the back of their inexpensive little cookie selves seems like a lot of pressure. Yet as Lowrider Cookie Company enters its fifth year, it has grown from a couple of suburban farmers market stands to two Seattle locations plus regular pop-ups, and now offers nationwide shipping. When the cookies are good enough, anything is possible. 

Six signature flavors are available year-round: brown butter triple chocolate chunk, salted toffee pecan, cookies and cream, s’mores, lemon cranberry and birthday cake. Each month

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Southeast Michigan kitchen and bath company acquires Starlite Kitchens

Starlite Kitchens will continue to operate under the Starlite brand as part of the KSI family of design centers. Courtesy Starlite Kitchens

KSI Kitchen & Bath out of southeast Michigan announced it acquired Starlite Kitchens in Grand Rapids.

“We’re very excited to welcome Starlite Kitchens into the KSI family of kitchen and bath design centers,” said Tony Achatz, president and CEO of KSI. “Their commitment to excellence and creating a superior customer experience is a natural fit for KSI and our vision to be the most recommended provider for creating spaces in the home that people will love.”

Achatz said

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Famel motorcycle company reborn with beautiful electric cafe racer

Famed Portuguese motorcycle manufacturer Famel is returning to production. This time it is giving its best selling model the electric treatment, creating a beautiful new electric motorcycle known as the Famel E-FX.

The new Famel E-FX is based on the original XF-17 dating from the 1970’s.

The bike sported classic cafe racer lines that have been carried over into the 21st century reincarnation.

As Famel’s Joel Sousa explained:

“The return as a Portuguese electric motorcycle brand was a tough decision because of the heritage and culture established, but we embraced this mission for a cleaner future and stand for our

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